The Christmas Flyer

Discussion in 'MBBO & WBO 2019 - FINISHED CLASS 2 BIKES' started by Ben lay, Jan 13, 2020.

  1. Ben lay

    Ben lay

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    Frankenstein re-do of a neat old 20 inch western flyer that my nephew loves as a gift for him. Made it rideable for his size by upgrading to a parts pile triple tree front fork, modern larger cranket , oddjob supplied vintage loaf seat , old apes , white rims, and a fresh set of whitewalls. Enjoyed participating and hope ya dig it ! IMG_20200113_162525934~2.jpg
     
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  2. Ben lay

    Ben lay

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    Before tiny seat, seat post , flimsy fork, tiny knee knockers bars , crank arms and sprocket too small. FB_IMG_1568912076043.jpg
     
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  3. OddJob

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    I really like what you did with this build, Ben. The straight up apes coming off the long straight fork legs ties in perfectly. And you made that loaf seat look good on there! Whitewalls to top it off on a rat-ina frame. Well done!:thumbsup:
     
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  4. Ben lay

    Ben lay

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    Thank ya sir!
     
  5. KJV

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    Was a fun build to watch.
    Good job :thumbsup:
     
  6. Ben lay

    Ben lay

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    Thank man !
     
  7. sdframe

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    Every kid should have a cool uncle like you. You put the parts in the right place, and your heart's in the right place. Well done.
     

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